Tom Brady’s trash talk is about as lame as you’d think it is

Maybe Tom Brady should stick to his day job. Well, kind of. The veteran quarterback is making a new home in Florida for this upcoming season — as you may or may not have heard — and he’s going to be calling plays for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With a new team in a new division comes new rivals, and with new rivals comes an opportunity to plant your flag by talking a little smack. Saints head coach Sean Payton revealed that he […]

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Fight Talk: Joe Calzaghe, Carl Froch, Carl Frampton, Floyd Mayweather

In this week’s Fight Talk, we find out Joe Calzaghe’s response after he was challenged to come out of retirement by Carl Froch, discuss whether Floyd Mayweather will become a world-class trainer and look at a classy Twitter exchange between Carl Frampton and his next opponent. ‘I’m still living in his head’ Wednesday, 11 April, 2007: a BBC Sport headline reads: ‘Carl Froch pitches for Joe Calzaghe fight.’ And 13 years later – with both former super-middleweight world champions having […]

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Ellis Genge: England prop talks gaming, Troy Deeney… and sausages

Ellis Genge is one of the hottest properties in English rugby union. Like a lot of us, the 25-year-old has spent the past few weeks at home. And, also like a lot of us, he’s spent plenty of that time playing computer games. Genge – known as ‘Baby Rhino’ – names League of Legends as his favourite, but this week he was called up to take part in a Fifa tournament with fellow sportsmen, celebrities and YouTubers. Among his rivals […]

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